Fresh Water Fish

Learn about the species of fish we offer.

We deal mostly with species of freshwater fish that are easy to care for and are aesthetically pleasing in your aquarium.  Most of our fish can be easily introduced into the most diverse natural communities.  Phil Courchesne, the owner of EcoAquariums, has years of experience with aquariums is a great source of information on the setup of your aquarium.

We source our fish from various locations as well as breeding our own.  However, we can bring in just about any type of fish to meet your requirements, even rare species.

Our Specialties

We Specialize in high-quality African Cichlids and other freshwater tropical fish including different crustaceans/critters such as shrimp snails and crayfish.

Cichlids from both Lake Malawi and Lake Tanzania are some of the most colorful, interesting, and easy fish to keep. They come in various shapes and sizes and are an excellent fish for both beginner or experienced hobbyists.  We keep a wide variety of show male Peacocks and Haps, several different species of Mubuna and some different species from Lake Tanzania such Trophues, Julidochrimis and Catfish that do well with these African fish. 

Come check out our wide variety of high quality African Cichlids!

Community Fish

Community Fish

Community fish are non-aggressive species that can share an aquarium peacefully.


African Cichlids

African Cichlids are some of the most colourful and beautiful freshwater fish.  They can reach impressive sizes and are ideal for a large show tank.


Central/South American Cichlids

Central/South American Cichlids are best housed in a cichlid-only aquarium as they may eat other fish and may become aggressive when trying to breed.


Plants & Aquascaping

Aquascaping has become quite popular.  Underwater gardening, using a variety of plants, creates a natural, aesthetically-pleasing look for your home or office.